In The Know 03-22-2019
The A/E/C industry is ever-changing because of technology, improved processes, strategies, project delivery methods, the workforce and much more. And we love content that is educational, thought-provoking and inspiring.
So we thought we’d share. Here are five articles that caught our eye this week to help keep you in the know.
Automobile travel today is plagued by congestion. How will humans react when fully autonomous vehicles arrive on the scene in mass? How can safety be ensured? Researchers pieced together a virtual reality environment and put participants through simulation scenarios.
The Texas Senate approved three bills Wednesday aimed to aid Hurricane Harvey recovery and create a blueprint to plan for and respond to future storms. The bills will now go to the House for consideration.
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission has approved more than $16 million in local park grants to help fund projects such as recreational nature trails, native gardens, playgrounds, splash pads, dog parks and sports fields at 38 community parks across the state.
Drones are continuing to make significant impacts in the E/A realm through various aerial survey, monitoring and mapping applications. However, widespread use of commercial drones for delivery services hasn’t become a reality just yet.
Several studies have been performed over the years to identify the economic impacts of people getting insufficient sleep. A Houston-area Nap Bar location is hoping you’ll swing by and pay to take a power nap when you need it.
Happy #EarthDay! Visit us at booth #3649 at @earthxorg #Earthx2019 this week at #FairPark in #Dallas! Learn more:… https://t.co/hVORcQHBkT
IN THE KNOW: #Drone captures Notre Dame fire aftermath / Sports stadiums anchoring mixed-use developments / 15 year… https://t.co/jHaan0dyi9
Project Portfolio: Transportation engineer Melanie Cleavelin describes the complexity of FM 2499 Section 5, a large… https://t.co/uHnpjtAnKE
Oklahoma Excavation Safety Expo
April 16 – 19, 2019
Speaker: Rusty Steel
Visit booth No. 20!
Texas ASLA State Conference
April 24 – 26, 2019
April 25 – 28, 2019
TCEQ Environmental Trade Fair Conference
May 14 – 15, 2019
Visit our booth!
ASFPM Annual Conference
May 19 – 24, 2019
APWAOK/OWEA Spring Tech Conference
May 20 – 22, 2019
TFMA Spring Conference
May 29 – 31, 2019